Tunney Gilbert Joseph MBE Enniskillen, formerly of 10 Chanterhill Road, BT74 6DE, died unexpectedly in the South West Acute hospital on Friday 17th July 2020. Beloved husband of Winnie (nee O’Brien), devoted father of Nessa Straume (Paul), Claire Napier (Kevin), Edel Hill (Jim), Julie, Tracey Hunter (Mark), Gail Clarke (Marshall), Zoe Britton (Conor) and Joelene Abraham (Nicholas), brother to John, Margaret Rayner and the late Hugh, Vincent, Edmund, Kevin, Patricia Scallon, Nuala Kelly and Lawrence. Gilbert will be reposing in his late residence from 7pm on Friday 17th July. Gilbert will leave his late residence at 10.15am on Monday 20th July for 11am requiem mass in St Michael’s Church, Enniskillen, followed by his interment in Cross cemetery Enniskillen. For those who wish to show a presence along the funeral route Gilbert will travel along the Chanterhill Road, Drumclay Link, Irvinestown Road, Belmore Street and High Street to St Michael’s Church. In light of the Corona virus and in the interests of health and safety within the community, the wake and funeral will be private.  As an alternative, the funeral mass can be viewed via the St Michael’s Church webcam. Deeply regretted by his loving wife, daughters, sons-in-law, grandchildren, brother, sister and entire family circle. Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on his soul.

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11 Messages of condolence on The death has occurred of Gilbert Tunney MBE, Enniskillen

  1. Susan C Sahakian (Tunney) and Bob Sahakian and family
    July 18, 2020 at 22:58 (3 years ago)

    Rest well dear Uncle Gilbert. Your generosity, business acumen and loyalty to family will always be remembered. You lived a remarkable life and will be very missed by many. Now watch over us along with our other loved ones who have gone before you.

    • Anne Marie Dolan
      July 19, 2020 at 10:27 (3 years ago)

      Deepest Sympathy Tracy and Mark on the loss of your beloved Dad . Thinking of you and all the family at this sad time . You will be in my prayers . Lots of love from Denis and Annemarie Dolan . Take care xx

  2. Mary-Anne Tunney-Pollack - California
    July 18, 2020 at 16:02 (3 years ago)

    A Life lived fully. Rest in sweet Peace, Uncle Gilbert. May all our Loved Ones on the other side be gathered around you now welcoming you into the Gardens of Paradise. 🙏😇❤️

  3. Jimmy Fearon and family
    July 18, 2020 at 13:57 (3 years ago)

    Rest in peace Gilbert
    Deepest sympathy to the family at this very sad time.

    • Andrew Owens
      July 19, 2020 at 18:06 (3 years ago)

      Rest in peace Gilbert, deepest sympathy to the family.

  4. Claire kerrigan
    July 18, 2020 at 02:54 (3 years ago)

    On behalf of Claude and Angela Maguire and family please know that you have out heartfelt sympathy on the death of Gilbert. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time . Gilbert may you rest in peace

  5. Mary Gray
    July 18, 2020 at 00:01 (3 years ago)

    Rest in peace Gilbert. Deepest sympathy to Wnnie and all the family. God bless

  6. Carol and Jim Maguire (Magee)
    July 17, 2020 at 23:13 (3 years ago)

    Deepest sympathy to the Tunney family our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very time. Rest In Peace Gilbert 🙏

  7. Bronagh Maguire
    July 17, 2020 at 19:01 (3 years ago)

    Deepest Sympathy to the Tunney family on the death of Gilbert. May he rest in peace. Richard and Bronagh McCusker Trillick

  8. Kevin Doyle
    July 17, 2020 at 16:11 (3 years ago)

    Rest in piece Gilbert.
    Kevin, Gemma, Aimee, Lillie and Jack Doyle.

  9. Eileen McGovern
    July 17, 2020 at 16:05 (3 years ago)

    Sincere sympathy to the Tunney family following the unexpected death of Gilbert. May he Rest in Peace.
    Eileen & Tommy McGovern, Teemore


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